DVAS Central is a free services which helps women who have experienced, or are at risk of domestic violence access support DVAS provides people with a safe and friendly environment to access advocacy, legal and DCP services.

Cost

This is a free service.

Referrals

Women can be referred to other health professionals or can self-refer.

Support and Assistance

All services at DVAS Central are provided within the context of a supportive and safe environment. All WHFS staff members are female, and can provide assistance with:
  • Discussing available options
  • Safety planning
  • Applying for a restraining order
  • Obtaining support and advices from legal services
  • Referrals to other agencies (including counselling services & DCP)

Interpreters and Bilingual Services

WHFS also offer services specifically for women from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CaLD) backgrounds. For more information on this service, please visit the Multicultural Women’s Advocacy and Support Services page.

Making an Appointment

If you would like to make an appointment, or to find out more about the WHFS services, please contact us at info@whfs.org.au
If you do not have email or need to speak to someone, please call (08) 6330 5400